Yorkshire households warned to not become ‘accidental’ waste criminals

There are concerns about the number of ‘man and van’ adverts and self-promotion on Facebook and other social media platforms offering to take away people’s rubbish

Facebook launches online climate science hub to fight misinformation

The tool will be rolled out in the US, France, Germany, the UK and will eventually expand to other countries

Facebook inks large solar deal to power its operations with renewables

The new 70MW solar facility will power the social media giant’s operations in Tennessee

E.ON suspends Facebook and Instagram advertising

The German utility joins an increasing number of corporates boycotting the social media platforms to protest hate speech and intolerance

Global corporates bought record 19.5GW of clean energy in 2019

More than 100 corporations in 23 different countries signed PPAs last year

Petition launches to get Facebook to unfriend fossil fuels for good

The movement, which has 3,968 signatories, hopes to see the social media giant stop advertising oil, coal and gas power

Starbucks procures 146MW renewable portfolio with a difference

Three wind and solar facilities in North Carolina, Oklahoma and Texas will provide clean power to more than 3,000 of the chain’s US stores

Facebook makes first direct investment into renewables

The social media giant will be the sole tax equity investor for a 379MW solar project in Texas

Facebook ‘likes’ renewables so much, it plans to go 100% clean by 2020

The social media giant has also promised to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 75% by this time

Facebook ‘friends’ Vattenfall for renewable energy

It is buying 100% of the electricity from three Norwegian wind projects to power its data centres in Denmark and Sweden